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If you recognise yourself in one of these profiles, stay away from the stock market!

If you recognise yourself in one of these profiles, stay away from the stock market!

🕔21:53, 26.Apr 2014

  “Should I invest in stocks?” is a very common stock market question.   However, just like “What’s a good stock to buy right now?”, it is a sure sign that the person asking the question doesn’t know much about

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When should you start to invest? Should you start investing even if you don’t have money “lying around”?

When should you start to invest? Should you start investing even if you don’t have money “lying around”?

🕔10:16, 8.Apr 2014

  Should I start investing? I don’t have money “lying around”…   A reader recently remarked that my investing tips were all nice and good, if only she had extra money lying around. But she didn’t, so investing was out

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Five biggest budgeting mistakes – and they’re easily avoidable, too!

Five biggest budgeting mistakes – and they’re easily avoidable, too!

🕔08:00, 11.Mar 2014

  So many people make these five budgeting mistakes – are you? Correct them and kiss the money worries goodbye!   1 Not planning at all in the first place   In September it’s the TV license. In July it’s

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Miriam O’Callaghan interview: easy ways to make money, better ways to make money, and the strategies I use to build success!

Miriam O’Callaghan interview: easy ways to make money, better ways to make money, and the strategies I use to build success!

🕔09:28, 30.Jan 2014

      On 8 January I was interviewed by Miriam O’Callaghan on the John Murray Show, on RTÉ1. Miriam asked about my new book, The Savvy Guide to Making More Money. And here’s a minute-by-minute breakdown of what we

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How to translate your big vision into the daily tasks that will take you there

How to translate your big vision into the daily tasks that will take you there

🕔12:49, 23.May 2013

  Do you have a big goal, one that you know has the potential to change your life if you achieve it? Are you both excited and afraid? Good. Once you have taken care of the big picture, the big

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Are your financial goals keeping you at square one?

Are your financial goals keeping you at square one?

🕔09:25, 29.Nov 2012

    I was browsing the Finance page on Facebook the other day, and one of the poll questions was “What are your financial goals?” Most answers were along the lines of “get rich”, “build houses for the homeless”, “get

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The simple measuring tool that will allow your business to flourish – KPIs 1

The simple measuring tool that will allow your business to flourish – KPIs 1

🕔11:54, 3.Oct 2012

  Do you use KPIs in your business? If you don’t, you really, really should! A KPI, a Key Performance Indicator, is a vitally important tool for businesses. It creates a non-emotional, quantifiable, results-focused way of looking at your business.

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Are you the biggest obstacle to the growth of your own business?

Are you the biggest obstacle to the growth of your own business?

🕔09:32, 15.Feb 2012

It’s a common small business problem, and a mistake many small business owners make in the beginning. When you first start out in business, you don’t have a lot money, so you bootstrap. The small restaurant owner will be the

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Developing and preserving your personal brand – yes, you have one !

Developing and preserving your personal brand – yes, you have one !

🕔19:29, 1.Dec 2011

    A personal brand is short for: how do people perceive who you are, based on your behaviour, based on what they see? Sometimes people are not aware of the disconnect between how they perceive themselves, how they want

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How to dramatically increase your chances of getting a job in today’s economy

How to dramatically increase your chances of getting a job in today’s economy

🕔16:45, 16.Nov 2011

    As a speaker, I often talk in schools to students in 4th, 5th or 6th year. I often hear adults complaining that teenagers are a tough bunch, they don’t listen to advice, they are immature and unaware of

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